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News from Robin Hadfield in Utopia, Ontario! You remember Robin don't you? The gorgeous white & orange Fairchild 24. I have no idea how I've missed this but Robin tells me her brother-in-law is an astronaut! Aviation runs deep in this accomplished family.  And BTW, I...

Are you fed up with all the Christmas shopping, traffic and nonsense already? Me too!  This guy truly has the answer to keeping it all in perspective. (Sometimes you just have to take the advice of a man!) "I had no problem with traffic on Black Friday....

I'm finding out fast they do things right in Texas, including inviting the Northerners over for Thanksgiving - Texas taildragger style. [caption id="attachment_22534" align="aligncenter" width="425"] The Alamo is a pretty awesome site to see. If visiting it doesn't make you proud to be an American, then...

To Ted (husband of Tiffany): You are too cool dude! Your lovely wife, Tiffany, may not yet have her PPL but she is a lady learning to fly in a T'craft which certainly qualifies her to be a member of LadiesLoveTaildraggers. Congrats on your long...

Love Field I'm on vacation gallivanting around Florida & Texas this week and meeting a few lady taildragger pilots as I go. Right now I'm with a couple of very cool people, Jeanne & Pete Reed, at Love Field 97FL, an amazing airport community just southeast...

Whoohoo, it's my second full day in Florida and I can finally use the words "warm" and "sunny" in the same sentence with Florida! Up till this afternoon everybody kept saying things like "It's never this cold this time of the year here" and "You...

Not sure how many taildraggers people will feel the need for one of these in their "low & slow" birds but I have a feeling we'll be hearing more about this new technology soon. Have you heard about the VP-400 “Seeker” avionics, an artificially-intelligent avionics...